Scott Weiland Died From Toxic Mix Of DrugsFormer Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland died of a toxic mix of drugs that included cocaine, according to a medical examiner's office in Minnesota where he was found dead on his tour bus in early December...
Warning Issued After Bad Batch Of Synthetic Pot Known As 'Spice' Sends 13 To SoCal HospitalAuthorities now say 13 people have become ill -- two of them seriously -- in Southern California after apparently overdosing on a bad batch of the synthetic marijuana drug mix known as "spice."
3 Mt. Tamalpais High School Students Hospitalized After Overdosing On 'Triple C'Three teens at a Marin County high school have overdosed on a common an over-the-counter drug known on the streets as 'Skittles' or 'Triple C.'
San Francisco Police Officer Uses Naloxone Anti-Overdose Kit To Save Man’s LifeA new tool given to San Francisco police allowed an officer to save the life of a man who overdosed on opiates.
San Francisco Sheriff’s Sgt. Saves Man Found Overdosed In City Hall RestroomA San Francisco sheriff’s sergeant helped save the life of an unconscious man suffering from a drug overdose who was found locked in a City Hall bathroom stall Tuesday night, the sheriff’s department said Thursday.
Woman Dubbed ‘Call Girl Killer’ Gets 6 Years In Jail For Google Exec’s DeathThe woman accused of injecting Google executive Forrest Timothy Hayes with a fatal dose of heroin and leaving him to die, was sentenced to 6 years in prison Tuesday.
San Francisco Police Now Carrying Drug To Reverse Opioid OverdosesSan Francisco police officers will now have a way to save people from drug overdoses.
Attorney For Prostitute Charged In Death Of Google Exec Aboard His Yacht Says Other Women Did Drugs With Him Before He OverdosedAn attorney for a Northern California prostitute charged with killing a Google executive with an overdose of heroin aboard his yacht says other women visited the man and may have done drugs with him before he died.
States With Medical Marijuana Laws Have Fewer Overdose Deaths From Other DrugsA new study of states which have implemented medical marijuana laws shows those states also have lower rates of drug overdose deaths.
Silicon Valley Call Girl Pleads Not Guilty In Google Exec's Overdose DeathA high-priced prostitute accused of leaving a Google executive to die on his yacht in California after shooting him up with a fatal hit of heroin has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter and heroin charges.
Call Girls, Money & Power In Silicon Valley: Tech Exec Shares His StoryAfter a Google executive’s death from a heroin overdose aboard a yacht in the Santa Cruz harbor was linked to a high-priced prostitute, many were left wondering how a high-powered executive got mixed up in a world of call girls and deadly drugs.
Police Say Prostitute Searched For Legal Defense Online After Google Exec's Heroin DeathA high-priced prostitute charged in the overdose death of a Google executive aboard a yacht in California had searched online for how to legally defend herself after giving a lethal dose of heroin, police in California said Thursday, as authorities in Georgia reopened another overdose case.